No. 17 Berry falls to Mary Hardin-Baylor in NCAA Tournament Second Round

No. 17 Berry falls to Mary Hardin-Baylor in NCAA Tournament Second Round

ROME, Ga. (Nov. 10, 2018) — The Berry volleyball team saw its phenomenal season come to a close on Saturday evening with a 3-1 loss to Mary Hardin-Baylor in the Mount Berry Regional Semifinals. 

The Vikings close the season 26-4 on the year. Set scores were 22-25, 25-15, 17-25 and 26-28.

HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • Mary Hardin-Baylor jumped out to a 12-4 lead in the opening set. The Vikings battled back to within three, but UMHB secured the set 25-22.
  • Berry dominated set two, hitting .417 and cruising to a 25-15. 
  • UMHB flipped the momentum and handled set three. 
  • In a back-and-forth fourth set, Berry battled to a 24-20 advantage before UMHB rattled off four straight points to tie the game. The Crusaders eventually secured the match off a kill from Corinne Novak. 

BERRY STANDOUTS:

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